• Overview
  • Agenda
  • For the first time in its existence, the Garage48 event series is coming to Lagos. Together with two world companies, Google and Nokia, it will take place from the 6th to the 8th of May 2011 at the Lagos Resource Centre, Victoria Island. Originally developed in Europe, Estonia and expanded to other countries, the purpose of the event is to build new web and mobile services in one single weekend - 48 hours.

    This information is MUST-READ for Garage48 registered participants!
    Garage48 Lagos will start on Friday, 6th of May at 12:00am in Lagos Resource Centre, check on venue page. Please come ahead of time, as the registration process might take some time - the doors open at 11:00am.

    PAYMENT OF THE PARTICIPATION FEE

    The participation fee of 2000 Naira covering all food, snacks and drinks during the event will be payed upon registration on site in cash.

    WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU?

    SUBMITTING AND VOTING FOR IDEAS

    PITCHING IDEAS

    FORMING TEAMS

    WORKING IN TEAMS

    SUNDAY DEMO NIGHT

    EVENING BUS TRANSFER TO THE MAIN LAND

    SPONSORS

    We thank all our sponsors and partners to make Garage48 Lagos a cool startup community event!   
     Garage48 events have flexible agenda and changes are likely to happen. 

    Friday, 6th of May
    • 12:00 - Doors open, check-in, networking, coffee, snacks
    • 12:30 - Opening remarks
    • 13:00 - Pitching ideas (90 sec per idea)
    • 14:00 - Refreshment Break
    • 14:30 - Pitching ideas (continues)
    • 15:30 - Forming teams, everyone will choose their favourite idea
    • 17:00 - Teamwork begins, lets start the hard work!
    • 22:00 - Venue closes
    Saturday, 7th of May
    • 09:00 - Doors open. We offer light breakfast. Development work continues...
    • 13:00 - Lunch
    • 13:45 - Product development...
    • 16:00-17:00 - Guest speakers and product demos from our sponsors
    • 19:00 - Dinner
    • 19:45 - Product development...
    • 22:00 - Venue closes
    Sunday, 8th of May
    • 09:00 - Doors open. We offer coffee and light breakfast. Product development continues
    • 13:00 -  Lunch 
    • 13:45 - Product development...
    • 14:00 - Finalize preparing your product demo / presentation
    • 14:30 - Demo practice with mentors / jury members (10min per team)
    • 16:30 - Coffee break with light meal / snacks
    • 17:00 - Final event: presentation of finished products/services to jury and audience.
    • 20:00 - Announcement of winners, Wrap-up, networking...

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     Thanks to our great sponsors helping us to make this great event become reality.



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    If you are an organization or company working with startups and interested in supporting Garage48 Lagos, Nigeria, please enquire about our sponsorship opportunities from info@garage48.org